With a cancer treatment that could damage her reproductive system looming, Jessica Sparks decided to harvest and freeze her eggs to keep her dream of building a family alive.
The Clinical Trials Office and the UAB Center for Clinical and Translational Science will host its first Investigator Training Program on Saturday, Oct. 31 from 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in the Wallace Tumor Institute.
Wrong shipment of mice led to estrogen breakthrough in trauma survival.
A drug derived from female hormones that may help soldiers survive major blood loss on a battlefield will undergo first human testing at UAB.
UAB researchers collaborated on a study showing a blood test for chlamydia might be valuable in screening infertile women for pregnancy outcomes.
The Albert Schweitzer Fellowship is opening its 13th U.S.-based program chapter in the UAB School of Medicine, with additional support from UAB’s Schools of Dentistry, Health Professions, Nursing, and Public Health.
Kevin J. Leon, M.D., associate professor of Medicine in the Division of Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Medicine, has been named the associate dean for Undergraduate Medical Education.
African-Americans are at increased risk for glaucoma, and a new UAB study looks to find ways to improve medication adherence in that patient group.
Implementation of safety measures continues following UAB Safety Task Force assessment and action plan.